Category Archives: Events & Announcements!

Daylight Saving 11/4/18!

SET YOUR CLOCKS BACK 1 HOUR AT 2AM SUNDAY 11/4 – DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME!

“MONSTER” CLEARANCE HALLOWEEN SALE!!!

Saturday, November 3rd from 11am to 8pm Halloween is here!!! Which also means it’s over soon enough!!! At EC we want to help you keep the Halloween “spirit” alive, and help you get any of the treats you may have missed this Halloween season!!! On Saturday, November 3rd, ALL GUESTS, ALL DAY can take part […]

HALLOWEEN 2018 RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, October 31st from 11am to 8pm Win DC Comics’ CURSED COMICS CAVALCADE! More details to be announced soon on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/EmeraldCityComics

VERSUS SYSTEM 2PCG TOURNAMENT 11/11/2018!!!

Sunday, November 11th from 12:30pm to 4pm This event will start at 1pm. Please arrive by 12:30 to register and get pairings done. $5 entry fee, and all players get a foil card! PRIZES! Organized Play Kit #4 will be used as prize support. First place gets to choose either the acetate card or the […]

EC Comics Fest 2018 photo album!!!

REANIMATOR RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, October 24th from 11am to 8pm Based on the classic horror movie, Reanimator: The Board Game, transforms you and your friends into assistants to mad genius Herbert West, as he conducts his experiments on the dead, bringing them back to life!!! This immersive board game features eight 3D punch card buildings, and thousands of […]

YARD SALE 10/20/18!!!

Saturday, October 20th from 11am to 6pm DEEP, DEEP, DISCOUNTS on books, comics, games, toys, and more!!! The Yard Sale ends by 6pm, but the store remains open until 8pm as usual!

HALLOWEEN COMICFEST & STAR WARS READS DAY 2018!!!

Saturday, October 27th from 11am to 8pm If you love Free Comic Book Day (and who doesn’t?), you’re really going to scare up some fun during our Halloween Comic Fest!!! Plus, this year, we’re combining it with another fan favorite — Star Wars Reads Day!!! ALL GUESTS, ALL DAY can choose 3 FREE HALLOWEEN COMICFEST […]

HORROR MOVIE RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, October 17th from 11am to 8pm It’s that time of year when everyone cuddles up in front of their TV sets to watch their favorite horror movies, which you’ve seen them so many times, you know them by heart… OR DO YOU?!? Test your trivia skills, with 600 questions, while reliving your favorite horror […]

LIFE-SIZED “TSURO” BOARD GAME!!!

Saturday, October 6th at 11am Join us in “The Hub” in the center of the store to become a human pawn in a life-sized game of TSURO!!! Tsuro is a beautiful and beautifully simple game of laying a tile before your own token to continue its path on each turn. The goal is to keep […]

BATMAN: WHITE KNIGHT RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, October 10th from 11am to 8pm The Joker’s insanity has been cured, and he’s on a mission to heal Gotham City! Along with Harley Quinn, he will destroy Batman and watch as everything begins to unravel, exposing everything hidden!!! All eight issues of the comic mini-series are collected here in this volume from superstar […]

EC BOOK CLUB – SANDMAN: THE DOLL’S HOUSE!!!

Wednesday, November 7th from 6:30 to 7:30 pm The Emerald City Book Club meets the FIRST WEDNESDAY of the month from 6:30-7:30 pm, in “The Hub” at the center of the store, to chat about the featured book. We usually begin each meeting with a “Comics 101” slideshow giving some historical, artistic, or social background […]

THE WALKING DEAD DAY 2018!!!

Saturday, October 13th from 11am to 8pm October 13th is THE WALKING DEAD DAY — an exciting all-day, globally celebrated event commemorating the world’s favorite long-running survival comic created by Robert Kirkman! The FIRST 50 Guests at 11am will receive a FREE “WALKING DEAD” COMIC BOOK MARK!!! The FIRST 100 GUESTS at 11am will also […]

GAMING IN OCTOBER 2018 AT EC!

10/3 – MAIDEN’S QUEST (WITH CREATOR KEN SHANNON) In Maiden’s Quest, a maiden — tired of waiting to be rescued — takes it upon herself to fight her enemies and escape. Maidens use cards from their hands to attempt to defeat an enemy or obstacle. As you play, the game’s difficulty grows as enemies of […]

” YOU ARE DEADPOOL” RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, October 3rd from 11am to 8pm If you’ve ever wanted to be Marvel’s Deadpool, then we have the graphic (and we DO mean “graphic”) novel for YOU!!! You are Deadpool is a trippy adventure where you make the rules!!! This book actually plays as a role-playing game, where you keep score as you make […]

80S SATURDAY WITH THE MALL’S JAMES HAICK!!!

Saturday, September 29th from 11am to 8pm James Haick’s The Mall Comic is a teen crime drama set in Florida in the 1980s, and it’s been a big hit for Scout Comics!!! Meet the writer for this totally-awesome series, and celebrate all the glory of the 1980s, as he spends the day with us signing […]

WOLVERINE DAY AND FANTASY FAMILY HEALTH & FITNESS EXPO!!!

Saturday, September 22nd from 11am to 8pm On Wednesday, Sept. 19th, Marvel releases “The Return of Wolverine” #1!!! He’s back in his own comic, and EC is celebrating with a big event, that includes everyone’s favorite adamantium-clawed X-Man, as part of our 29th Birthday celebration!!! On Saturday, Sept. 22nd, the FIRST 100 Guests will receive […]

OBLIVION SONG RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, September 19th from 11am to 8pm Image Comics and Skybound Entertainment’s “Oblivion Song” is arguably the hottest new title this year, and deservedly so!!! “The Walking Dead”‘s Robert Kirkman is back, with this exciting, and beautifully drawn tale, blending sci-fi, mystery and suspense!!! 300,000 Philadelphians have disappeared into Oblivion. After ten years everyone has […]

EMERALD CITY COMICS FEST 2018!!!

Saturday, October 13th from 11am to 5pm at Forbes Recreation Center 6401 94th Ave N Pinellas Park, FL 33782 Join us for our SECOND annual Emerald City Comics Fest!!! The EC Comics Fest is a FREE EVENT, (no tickets necessary), OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, where Guests can meet comics professionals and local creators, as well […]

Star Wars X-Wing 2nd Edition Launch Party!

Saturday, September 15th from 11am to 6pm Celebrate the release of X-Wing 2nd Edition at EC with three activities that introduce you to the game and prepare you for success in the galaxy’s most thrilling starfighter battles! A Flight Training quiz, Quick Build Battle, and Squad Builder Startup arm you with the rules, get you […]